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Comps finished

I finished the third and final of my comprehensive exams Friday. The last exam began with a horrible sinking feeling as I read the questions and realized that my studying strategy had been sub-optimal, the inverse of optimal really, founded … Full Post

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Comps start tomorrow

Comprehensive exams begin tomorrow for me. At UNM there are 3 comps tests: Theory, Systems, and Languages. Last summer I started sitting in on study groups, taking notes and wondering how in the world anyone was expected to answer these … Full Post

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